How I Built an Online Business That Any Software Developer Could Build

eCommerce

My Spoke-And-Wheel Business Model Inspired By James Altucher Back in April 2020 I started getting worried. The world was turning upside down for most people, significant (and apparently not temporary) layoffs were happening across the U.S., and even those of us fortunate enough to be able to work from home were not safe. On top … Read more

Should You Build or Buy Cash Flowing Assets?

What is your side hustle worth

Did you know that you can build cash flow producing assets, not just buy them? Most people think only of purchased assets like stocks, bonds and real estate, but there are so many more opportunities available. Consider this: it would take $10,000 invested in a dividend stock that yields 3.65% (a pretty typical yield) in … Read more

The Best Side Hustles for Each Stage of a Developer’s Career

Hustles for developers

Software development and entrepreneurship are made for each other. Our craft enables us to work from anywhere, often asynchronously from team members or clients. We are capable of creating long-lived assets (that’s right, assets can be created, not just purchased). Our skills are in high demand, both in the professional world and the world of … Read more

Be a Teacher. Literally.

Javascript boot camp

As a developer, you have received so much. Your education came from many sources, often freely given. As you grow in your career and expand your knowledge base, consider taking a formal position that allows you to share that knowledge. I’ll discuss the benefits from my perspective of previously teaching a JavaScript boot camp and … Read more

Side Hustle Income Report for May 2020

This blog is now two months old but I have been developing different income streams for a while now. Below is the income from these different revenue streams. 1. Options Trades Below are the options trades I made last month: These trades come to a total of $4,054! A few of these trades were closed early … Read more

Cash Flow Investing: Options Trading vs Dividend Growth Investing

I have been a dividend growth investor for six years and an options trader for the last three years. Both strategies have been thoroughly enjoyable and lucrative, helping me buy a house, a car, and peace of mind along the way (it has a price tag). But which is better for cash flow investing? At … Read more

Create a Profitable Technical Blog In 60 Days

$100 per month blog

$100 a month in recurring revenue. That’s all it takes to be more profitable than over half of all bloggers, according to one ProBlogger suvery. It’s as much money as you could safely withdrawal monthly from a $30,000 investment in the stock market. And I’ll show you how it can happen in a month. This … Read more

Stock Market Arbitrage

Options trading for monthly income

Arbitrage is the art of making money on price differentials or inefficiencies in a market. I take advantage of stock market arbitrage in three ways: The difference in owning 100 shares of a stock vs. owning a synthetic position (selling a put and buying a call) The difference in my unlimited time range and ability … Read more